Mergers and Acquisitions

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Mergers and Acquisitions

A term referring to any process by which two companies become one. In a merger, two companies integrate their operations, management, stock, and everything else, while, in an acquisition, one company buys another. Mergers and acquisitions may also refer to all legal, financial, and other issues involved before a merger or acquisition can take place.
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1, the company was merged into Manitowoc Mutual Insurance Co.
Health & Life Insurance Company of America, Chicago, was merged into Pioneer Life Insurance Co.
Surplus revenues derived from the merged district are defined as net revenues after the payment of the Authority's outstanding 1998 and 2000 bonds.
National City Bank (Columbus, OH -- was merged into National City Bank, Cleveland, OH)
of Defense, intends to bid for telemedicine contracts, which can now be serviced through the secured network of the merged company.
Matav anticipates that the Israeli Minister of Communications will set rates for usage of the merged entity's infrastructure by third parties.
The official told reporter that 1660 Maktab schools were merged into near primary schools in the said period.
by Staff Reporters A special committee at the Shura Council has recommended that a number of ministries and government institutions be merged to save money.